South China Normal University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#755 of 14,131 In the World
#146 of 5,830 In Asia
#60 of 960 In China
#4 of 24 In Guangzhou
#170 of 1,741 For Optical Engineering
Top50% For 57 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
37,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
scnu.edu.cn
Languages
Chinese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from senior middle school and National College Entrance Examination (Gaokao)
Academic CalendarNovember to June (November - January; February-June)
Enrollment37,000
Full time employee2,238
Student:staff ratio17:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
22,814
Citations
287,903

South China Normal University majors

by publication & citation count

Physics
6,668 / 102,533
Engineering
6,546 / 97,670
Chemistry
6,287 / 115,377
Materials Science
4,427 / 73,484
Biology
3,092 / 82,027
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,874 / 6,759
Computer Science
2,641 / 35,466
Psychology
1,897 / 27,454
Medicine
1,708 / 31,544
Optical Engineering
1,626 / 21,223
Business
1,343 / 3,287
Environmental Science
1,312 / 18,343
Mathematics
1,169 / 14,568
Chemical Engineering
1,031 / 22,778
Art & Design
787 / 1,122
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
781 / 4,958
Sociology
777 / 781
Economics
761 / 10,119
Inorganic Chemistry
700 / 21,753
Nanotechnology
650 / 19,066
Condensed Matter Physics
587 / 8,423
Quantum and Particle physics
490 / 8,409
Math Teachers
482 / 1,195
Social Psychology
408 / 3,635
Political Science
405 / 342
Cognitive Science
388 / 3,207
Geography and Cartography
380 / 1,623
Education Majors
356 / 761
Biochemistry
335 / 6,670
Literature
333 / 6
Botany
322 / 7,761
Demography
310 / 2,471
Development Studies
295 / 276
Molecular Biology
289 / 6,768
Neuroscience
287 / 13,145
History
270 / 27
Atomic and Molecular physics
267 / 2,732
Ecology
256 / 2,815
Linguistics
248 / 570
Environmental Chemistry
243 / 5,508

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 19 8
1992 25 23
1993 26 32
1994 17 22
1995 15 36
1996 30 35
1997 30 65
1998 31 59
1999 85 57
2000 127 89
2001 119 99
2002 173 130
2003 248 226
2004 526 330
2005 672 632
2006 839 1085
2007 1125 1707
2008 1368 2559
2009 1459 4093
2010 1645 5951
2011 1660 8992
2012 1507 11756
2013 1418 15039
2014 1354 18391
2015 1317 21492
2016 1221 23763
2017 1280 26989
2018 1524 30010
2019 2016 39373
2020 2386 52095
2021 2706 66704

Tuition

International studetns 16,600-35,000 per annum (CNY)

South China Normal University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Bachelor - Xueshi Xuewei Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Design, Economics, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Law, Management, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Performing Arts, Social Sciences
Master - Shuoshi Xuewei Accountancy, Administrative Law, Adult Education, Analytical Chemistry, Applied Linguistics, Applied Mathematics, Aquaculture, Atomic and Molecular Physics, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Botany, Business Administration, Business Education, Cell Biology, Chinese, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Communication Arts, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Curriculum, Dance, Developmental Psychology, E- Business/Commerce, Ecology, Econometrics, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Electronic Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Environmental Engineering, Ethics, Finance, Fine Arts, Foreigners Education, Genetics, Geography, Geography (Human), Higher Education, History, Human Resources, Industrial and Production Economics, Information Management, Inorganic Chemistry, Institutional Administration, International and Comparative Education, International Business, International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, Japanese, Journalism, Leadership, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Logic, Marine Biology, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Microbiology, Microwaves, Music, Musicology, Native Language, Nuclear Physics, Operations Research, Optical Technology, Optics, Organic Chemistry, Philosophical Schools, Philosophy, Physical Chemistry, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Private Administration, Psychology, Public Administration, Publishing and Book Trade, Regional Planning, Russian, Science Education, Social Work, Software Engineering, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Special Education, Statistics, Surveying and Mapping, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation, Vocational Education, Zoology
PhD - Boshi Analytical Chemistry, Applied Linguistics, Applied Mathematics, Atomic and Molecular Physics, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Botany, Cell Biology, Chinese, Curriculum, Dance, Developmental Psychology, Ecology, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Electronic Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Genetics, Geography, Geography (Human), Higher Education, History, Inorganic Chemistry, International and Comparative Education, Leadership, Linguistics, Literature, Logic, Marine Biology, Mathematics Education, Molecular Biology, Musicology, Nuclear Physics, Operations Research, Optics, Organic Chemistry, Philosophy, Philosophy of Education, Physical Chemistry, Physical Education, Psychology, Rural Planning, Russian, Software Engineering, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Surveying and Mapping, Technology Education, Town Planning, Zoology

Notable alumni

  1. Ip Kwok-him

    Ip Kwok-him
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1951-2020 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Ip Kwok-him, GBM, GBS, JP is an unofficial member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong, having been in the position since March 2016. He is also former member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong for the District Council (First) functional constituency and Hong Kong delegate to the National People's Congress and the former convenor of the caucus of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB) in the Legislative Council. He was awarded the Grand Bauhinia Medal (GBM) by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2017.

  2. Au Kam San

    Au Kam San
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Au Kam-san is a member of Legislative Assembly of Macau. He is a member of New Macau Association (quit in 2016). and is one of the three pro-democracy lawmakers in Macau.

  3. Paul Chan

    Paul Chan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Paul Chan Wai Chi is a Macau politician, who is the President of New Democratic Macau Association and a member of the Legislative Assembly of Macau. He is one of the three pro-democracy lawmakers in Macau.

  4. Wang Xinxian

    Wang Xinxian
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    economist
    Biography

    Wang Xinxian is a Chinese public figure, currently serving as the Director-General of the China Disabled Persons' Federation. Born in Qin County, Shanxi, he graduated from South China Normal University. He also studied economics at the Central Party School. Wang is disabled. He served on the boards of associations for the disabled in Guangdong province, before joining the China Disabled Persons' Federation in 2003 as a vice chairman, then becoming chairman in October 2008.

General info

Alternative names SCNU
华南师范大学
Founded 1933
Accreditation Ministry of Education
Motto Foster the spirit of working hard; Pursue studies with utmost rigour; Seek truth from facts to blaze new trails; be a model of virtue for others
Academic structure School of Politics and Administration
School of Public Administration
School of Economics and Management
School of Law
School of Chinese Language and Literature
School of Foreign Studies
School of Educational Information Technology
School of Geography
Department of Tourism Management
College of International Culture
Nanhai College
School of Music
School of Fine Arts
School of Educational Science
School of Mathematics
School of Physics and Telecommunication Engineering
School of Chemistry and Environment
School of Computer Science
School of Life Science
School of Information and Optoelectronic Science and Engineering
School of Physical Education and Sports Science
Biophotonic Research Institute
Materials Research Institute

Location and Contacts

Address 55, Zhongshan Avenue West, Tianhe District
Guangzhou, Guangdong, 510631
China
City population 18,677,000
Phone +86 (20) 8521 1065
Fax +86 (20) 8521 2131

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